Freshmen are admitted according to the general university policy as outlined in the Academic Bulletin. Students entering the WAU Medical Laboratory Science program are expected to have a strong background in science and mathematics. Secondary school courses in biology I and II, algebra I and II, geometry, chemistry, physics, and trigonometry are strongly recommended. Placement examinations in mathematics and English, along with SAT/ACT scores in mathematics and verbal reasoning, are used for placement in college-level biology, chemistry, mathematics, and English courses. The placement exams are administered by the Betty Howard Center for Student Success.
Admission to the senior year clinical courses requires: